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MLB Play by Play - Oakland vs. Texas

Athletics 1st
Juan Dominguez pitching:
Mark Ellis:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ellis flied out to right.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Kendall singled softly to left center.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Kotsay singled to right, Kendall to third.
Eric Chavez:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Chavez sacrificed to center, Kendall scored.
Jay Payton:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Strike (foul tip), Foul, Foul, Foul, Payton grounded into fielder's choice to second, Kotsay out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 1st
Barry Zito pitching:
Gary Matthews Jr.:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Matthews singled to center.
Michael Young:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Young struck out looking.
Mark Teixeira:Pickoff attempt, Teixeira hit by pitch, Matthews to second.
Alfonso Soriano:Strike looking, Foul, Soriano struck out swinging.
Kevin Mench:Ball, Mench lined out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 2nd
Juan Dominguez pitching:
Scott Hatteberg:Strike looking, Strike (foul tip), Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Hatteberg popped out to first.
Dan Johnson:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Johnson walked.
Nick Swisher:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Swisher struck out swinging.
Marco Scutaro:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Scutaro grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 2nd
Barry Zito pitching:
Hank Blalock:Blalock flied out to center.
Phil Nevin:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Nevin struck out swinging.
Rod Barajas:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Barajas flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 3rd
Juan Dominguez pitching:
Mark Ellis:Ellis homered to right.
Jason Kendall:Kendall singled to left.
Mark Kotsay:Strike looking, Foul, Kotsay homered to right, Kendall scored.
Eric Chavez:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Chavez flied out to center.
Jay Payton:Ball, Strike looking, Payton grounded out to shortstop.
Scott Hatteberg:Foul, Hatteberg lined out to right.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 3rd
Barry Zito pitching:
Mark DeRosa:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, DeRosa walked.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Matthews reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, DeRosa out at second.
Michael Young:Young doubled softly to right, Matthews to third.
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Teixeira singled softly to center, Matthews and Young scored.
Alfonso Soriano:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Soriano struck out swinging.
Kevin Mench:Ball, Ball, Strike (foul tip), Ball, Strike looking, Mench lined out to second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 4th
Juan Dominguez pitching:
Dan Johnson:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Johnson homered to right.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Swisher grounded out to second.
Marco Scutaro:Foul, Scutaro safe at first on 3rd baseman Blalock's throwing error.
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Ball, Ellis doubled to center, Scutaro to third.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Kendall walked.
Erasmo Ramirez relieved Juan Dominguez.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Strike looking, Kotsay reached on fielder's choice to first, Scutaro out at home, Ellis to third, Kendall to second.
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Chavez doubled to right, Ellis, Kendall and Kotsay scored, Chavez to third advancing on throw.
Jay Payton:Foul, Ball, Foul, Payton flied out to center.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 3 Hits, 1 Error)
Rangers 4th
Barry Zito pitching:
Hank Blalock:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Blalock grounded out to first.
Phil Nevin:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Nevin struck out swinging.
Rod Barajas:Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Barajas singled to right.
Mark DeRosa:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, DeRosa homered to left center, Barajas scored.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Ball, Ball, Matthews walked.
Michael Young:Ball, Foul, Young flied out to center.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 5th
Erasmo Ramirez pitching:
Scott Hatteberg:Hatteberg grounded out to pitcher.
Dan Johnson:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Johnson flied out to center.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Swisher flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 5th
Barry Zito pitching:
Mark Teixeira:Teixeira lined out to shortstop.
Alfonso Soriano:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Soriano struck out swinging.
Kevin Mench:Ball, Foul, Mench flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 6th
Erasmo Ramirez pitching:
Marco Scutaro:Strike looking, Scutaro flied out to center.
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Ellis reached on an infield single.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Foul, Kendall grounded out to first, Ellis to second.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Kotsay singled to center, Ellis scored.
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Chavez lined out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 6th
Barry Zito pitching:
Hank Blalock:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Blalock flied out to center.
Phil Nevin:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Nevin struck out swinging.
Rod Barajas:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Barajas struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 7th
Brian Shouse pitching:
Jay Payton:Payton grounded out to pitcher.
Scott Hatteberg:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Hatteberg struck out looking.
Dan Johnson:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Johnson flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 7th
Barry Zito pitching:
Mark DeRosa:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, DeRosa grounded out to third.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Matthews grounded out to second.
Michael Young:Young grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 8th
Steve Karsay pitching:
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Swisher struck out on foul tip.
Marco Scutaro:Ball, Ball, Scutaro grounded out to second.
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ellis singled to center.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Ball, Strike (foul tip), Kendall doubled to center, Ellis to third.
Mark Kotsay:Strike looking, Kotsay grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 8th
Justin Duchscherer pitching:
Mark Teixeira:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Teixeira singled to center.
Alfonso Soriano:Foul, Soriano safe at first on Duchscherer's fielding error, Teixeira to second.
Kevin Mench:Mench flied out to right, Teixeira to third.
Hank Blalock:Blalock grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Soriano out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Athletics 9th
Steve Karsay pitching:
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Chavez flied out to center.
Jay Payton:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Payton struck out looking.
Scott Hatteberg:Ball, Ball, Hatteberg singled to center.
Dan Johnson:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Johnson walked, Hatteberg to second.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Swisher grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 9th
Ricardo Rincon pitching:
Phil Nevin:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Nevin homered to left center.
Kiko Calero relieved Ricardo Rincon.
Rod Barajas:Strike looking, Foul, Barajas struck out on foul tip.
Mark DeRosa:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, DeRosa walked.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Matthews lined out to right.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Young walked, DeRosa to second.
Mark Teixeira:Huston Street relieved Kiko Calero, Teixeira homered to right, DeRosa and Young scored.
Alfonso Soriano:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Soriano flied out to right.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)